Windows 10 is Microsoft’s latest operating system and possibly the last version of its operating system. Install Windows 10 from a USB for the PC or Laptop in use is not too difficult and complicated, on the contrary, it becomes simple and interesting.
Therefore, Windows 10 is provided with a lot of new features and upgraded features. Moreover, Windows 10 updates are supported regularly, this is also why Windows 10 becomes the operating system most popular today.
There are many reasons we install Windows 10, it may be due to the system having errors, virus attacks… However, many users’ biggest problem is not knowing how to install Windows 10 and being afraid to do this because there are no specific instructions. So, Ticswipe.com will guide you on how to install windows 10 from a USB Flash Drive.
Preparation steps before installing Windows 10
This is the step you need to take before installing Windows 10 using USB, you need to prepare the following:
- A USB with minimum available space for Windows 4GB (32bit version) or 8GB (64bit version)
- Download windows 10 installer ISO
- Download Rufus
Download and install the software with Rufus
You go to the link above to download the Rufus software to your computer (as shown below).
Then proceed to install the software as usual and move on to the next step.
Create USB to install Windows 10 using Rufus
After preparing the tools as required above, we can now start creating the Windows 10 installer using USB. The steps are as follows:
Step 1. You connect the USB to the computer that contains the Windows 10 installation file and open the Rufus tool.
In the interface of the Rufus tool there are options as shown below, in which:
- Device => Select the USB currently connected to the computer.
- File System => The format for USB is NTFS.
- Create bootable USB install Windows 10 with ISO file.
- Select the Windows 10 ISO file already on your computer.
- Click Start to start creating Windows USB.
Step 2. In the case of the system error as shown below, you just click OK to continue.
Step 3. Creating a Windows installation USB will take a while to complete => when the message appears to create a successful Windows installation USB, click Close to complete and exit the program.
How to Install Windows 10 from a USB Flash Drive
Step 1. Start the computer from USB
Plug the prepared USB into your computer. How to install Win using USB forces us to set up the computer to boot from USB. To do this, you restart your computer to enter the BIOS.
To enter the BIOS on the computer models, you do the following:
Sony Vaio Go to BIOS> press F2 HP – Compaq Go to BIOS> press F10 Select boot> press F9 Lenovo – IBM Go to BIOS> press F1, there is F2 Select boot> press F12 Dell Go to BIOS> press F2 Select boot> press F12 Acer – Emachines – MSI – Gateway Select boot> press F12 Go to BIOS> press F2 Asus Go to BIOS> press F2 Select Boot> press ESC Toshiba Always have to press the ESC key and then continuously press F1 or F2, depending on the model. For desktop, the DEL key and the F2 key are the two most used keys.
Once in the BIOS interface, you switch to the Boot tab with the keyboard’s arrow keys.
In the Boot tab => choose Removable Devices (or USB Storage Device or External Drive depending on the model) => and press Enter to install the operating system from USB (as shown below).
You restart your computer so that the system loads from the Windows 10 USB installation.
Step 2. When rebooted, the system will run directly to the Windows 10 installation file using USB. In the first Win 10 installation interface, select the items below, then click Next to continue.
Step 3. The next interface appears, click Install now (as shown below).
Step 4. The next interface allows you to choose one of Windows 10 versions => then click Next (as shown below).
Step 5. The next window, you check “I accept the license terms” (as shown below) then click Next to continue (as shown below).
Step 6. Because it is installing Windows 10 from a brand new USB, we choose Custom: Install Windows only (as shown below).
Step 7. At this point you need to select the Windows installation drive, with a normal computer will be divided into many different drives, in which the Win installation drive is usually driven C (the Type column will have the value System).
You click to select Windows install drive => then select Format to delete all old data => and click Next.
Step 8. Immediately the process of installing Windows 10 from USB will be conducted, it takes about 15-20 minutes depending on the processing speed of the computer.
Step 9. After the basic installation is completed, the computer will automatically restart, you wait a while. When the computer appears the screen interface as below, you select Country and then click Yes to continue.
Step 10. Continue to select the keyboard language => and click Yes (as shown below).
Step 11. Next interface you click Skip (as shown below).
Step 12. The next interface you choose to use for personal use => click Set up for personal use => and click Next (as shown below).
Step 13. In the next interface, we have some options as follows:
- If you have a Microsoft account, please always sign in to the box.
- If you don’t have one, you can quickly create a Microsoft account by clicking Create Account.
- If you do not want to sign in with a Microsoft account, click Offline account (the usual way).
Finally click Next to continue.
Step 14. In the next interface that appears, click Yes (as shown below).
Step 15. In the next interface, enter a name for the computer in the blank box and click Next (as shown below).
Step 16. Here, if you want, create a password to log in to your computer. If you don’t want to set the password, leave it blank, then click Next to continue.
Step 17. In the next interface, the system will ask if you want to use the Cortana virtual assistant feature, if you want to use it, press Yes or press No.
Step 18. In the next interface, the system will ask to confirm whether the extensions are installed, you can turn off all and click Accept.
Step 19. Now you can wait for the Windows 10 USB installation to complete.
At this point, you have successfully installed Windows 10, the computer has been launched on the Desktop. Then the complete Windows 10 screen interface will appear (as shown below). Now you can learn how to use Windows 10 and install the software as you like.
Above are all detailed instructions to help you install windows 10 from a USB, by following this guide installing Windows 10 is easier than we think and anyone can do. This article hopes to help you save more time and effort to experience the latest Microsoft operating system.